Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge)

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Party
Democratic
District
52: County of Prince William (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Appropriations, General Laws, Rules
Website
delegatetorian.com
Copatroning Habits
64% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 87% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 53% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
23.1% in 2018
From the Legislator’s Website

Veterans Town Hall

May 10, 2019
Join Delegate Luke Torian and Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs Carlos Hopkins for a discussion of veterans’ issues. Representatives of the Department of Veterans Services will be available to assist with any casework needs. Everyone is invited to attend! Date & time: Monday, May 13, 7-9 PM Location: First Mount Zion Baptist Church, 16622 […]

Second Chance Forum

May 2, 2019
Secretary of Public Safety Brian Moran and Delegate Luke E. Torian Also in attendance: Delegates Elizabeth Guzman and Jennifer Carroll-Foy Panelists: Adrianne Bennett Chair, Virginia Parole Board Valerie Boykin Director of Juvenile Justice Harold Clarke Director, Virginia Department of Corrections Traci DeShazor Deputy Secretary of the Commonwealth Location: First Mount Zion Baptist Church 16622 Dumfries […]

Veto Session Update

April 7, 2019
Members of the General Assembly reconvened this week for a brief veto session that concluded the 2019 session. Many significant amendments and vetoes from Governor Northam were considered. Budget Amendments The House approved the Governor’s amendments to the budget that included an initiative to add $4 million to the affordable housing trust fund. As a […]

Friends of Luke Torian Golf Classic

April 4, 2019
  Click this link to donate online Please join us on June 14th, see tournament details below: Friends of Luke Torian Golf Classic June 14th, 2019 Captain’s Choice (scramble) with Shotgun Start at 9 a.m. Registration and Open Range from 7:00 – 8:45 am Luncheon and Awards Presentation Following Registration Deadline June 12, 2019  Old […]

End of 2019 VA General Assembly Session

February 28, 2019
I am pleased to announce that the 2019 General Assembly Session concluded. The traditional 46-day session ended after 47 days due to a request by some members of the House of Delegates to spend an additional day reviewing the budget. 2019 Budget During the last week of this session, I have diligently worked with my […]

2/16 Virginia General Assembly Update

February 28, 2019
Today concludes the fifth week of the 2019 General Assembly Session. Earlier this week, Republicans and Democrats in the House and Senate worked together to pass a tax conformity plan. The proposed compromise protects Virginians at all income levels by alleviating the burden on families who were impacted the most by the recent federal tax […]

Statement on Recent Events

February 9, 2019
It is no secret that this has been a very frustrating time for all Virginians who have endured great disappointment in our Governor, Lt. Governor, and Attorney General as a result of disturbing racist behaviors and sexual assault accusations. Though disheartening, I encourage you to believe that these unfortunate matters will be resolved in a […]

Statement On Governor Northam

February 2, 2019
The Governor’s statement today was not enough. The Governor should have known at 25 years of age that the picture on his yearbook page and his use of blackface at a contest are imagery meant to demean, threaten, and intimidate the African American community. This is not a Democratic or Republican issue. It is a […]

1/26 Virginia General Assembly Update

January 26, 2019
We have concluded the second full week of the 2019 General Assembly session, and I have worked collaboratively with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to pass meaningful legislation for the Commonwealth. Earlier this week, I presented HB 2474, which would expedite medical assistance services for patients diagnosed with terminal conditions. The subcommittee […]

Statement on the House’s Failure to Pass an ERA Resolution

January 22, 2019
RICHMOND, Va. — Hopes of Virginia being the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) came to a halt today over the protestations of many vocal advocates. After passing the Senate last week, the ERA was voted down in Privileges and Elections subcommittee #1 after a 4-2 vote. Delegate Luke Torian (D-52) of […]

These are all of the video clips of Luke Torian’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 9 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB2431: My Virginia Plan Program; multiple employer plan for private employers and their employees.
  • HB2432: My Virginia Plan Program; establishes My Virginia Plan Board, creates Fund.
  • HB2433: Family caregiver; tax credit.
  • HB2434: Manufactured home parks; sale of park, notice, rights of association.
  • HB2435: Virginia Public Procurement Act; local labor use requirement for certain construction contracts.
  • HB2436: Community Policing Act; data collection and reporting requirement.
  • HB2437: Electronic toll collection devices; monthly statements, fees.
  • HB2474: Long-term care; expediting review of applications, report.
  • HB2475: Virginia Public Procurement Act; use of competitive negotiation for construction, etc.
  • HB2670: Dumfries, Town of; amending charter, town council elections, etc.
  • HB2685: Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program; eligibility.
  • HB2795: Handheld photo speed monitoring devices; DSP may operate in or around a highway work zone.
  • HJ674: DVS & TAX; feasibility of exempting military retirement income from taxation, report.
  • HJ855: Commending Action in Community Through Service.
  • HJ977: Commending Paul B. Ebert.
  • HR283: Celebrating the life of John D. Jenkins.
  • HR284: Celebrating the life of John Harper.
  • HB1042: Absentee voting; counting military and overseas absentee ballots received after close of polls.
  • HB1044: School board; policies prohibiting abusive work environment, etc.
  • HB1045: Electronic toll collection devices; monthly statements, fees.
  • HB1046: School personnel; staffing ratios, school nurses.
  • HB1047: Manufactured Home Lot Rental Act; definition of manufactured home park.
  • HB1048: Employer-Sponsored Retirement Plans Grant Fund; created.
  • HB1049: My Virginia Plan Program; establishes My Virginia Plan Board, creates Fund.
  • HB1050: Manufactured Home Lot Rental Act; sale of manufactured home park, notice to residents, penalties.
  • HB1332: Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program; eligibility.
  • HB1377: Epinephrine; possession and administration at outdoor educational programs.
  • HJ102: Military retirement income; exempt from taxation.
  • HJ103: Virginia Retirement System; CNU to study feasibility and merits of a plan.
  • HJ280: Commending the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., Prince William County Chapter.
  • HB2195: School attendance officer; powers and duties.
  • HB2202: Employment; abusive work environment.
  • HB2203: Uniform Statewide Building Code; notice to residents of code violations.
  • HB2204: My Virginia Plan Program; created, retirement plans for employees of private employers.
  • HB2357: Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program; eligibility.
  • HB2451: Professional and occupational licensing; restoration of rights.
  • HB826: Prince William County Metrorail Improvement District; created.
  • HB827: Concussions in student-athletes; guidelines for school division policies and procedures.
  • HB828: TANF eligibility; drug-related felonies.
  • HJ119: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights
  • HJ159: Public transportation services; DRPT to evaluate study necessary to identify, etc.
  • HB693: Paper ballot; chief officer of election may provide when conditions at precinct necessitate use.
  • HB694: Voter registration; early registration for persons 16 years of age or older.
  • HB1998: State and federal programs; VRS shall convene a work group to review, etc.
  • HB1999: Prince William County Metrorail Improvement District; created.
  • HB2000: Elections; voter registration, early registration for persons 16 years of age or older.
  • HB2001: MMIE projects; Virginia Public Building Authority authorized to finance certain activities.
  • HB2002: 'Jake brakes' or Jacobs brakes; local regulation.
  • HB2003: Virginia Public School Authority; loans to school boards for the acquisition of capital projects.
  • HB2004: School nurses; divisionwide ratio students in average daily membership.
  • HB2005: School Performance Report Card; instructional costs.
  • HB2006: School divisions; concussion policies and procedures; management plan.
  • HB2285: E-ZPass transponder; VDOT prohibited from charging monthly fees.
  • HJ628: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights.
  • HB685: Communications sales and use tax revenues; changes distribution.
  • HB686: Virginia Retirement System; retirees hired as school board security personnel.
  • HB687: Building Revitalization Grant Fund; created.
  • HB688: VRS; management of assets of nongovernmental investors.
  • HB689: General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; lobbyist reports.
  • HB691: Prince William County Metrorail Improvement District; created.
  • HB692: Absentee voting; allows qualified voters to vote absentee in person without an excuse.
  • HB693: Paper ballot; chief officer of election may provide when conditions at precinct necessitate use.
  • HB694: Voter registration; early registration for persons 16 years of age or older.
  • HB695: Concealed handgun permit; changes to types of firearms safety courses.
  • HB1101: Service districts; underground utilities.
  • HB1209: Family day homes; approval or denial of application by local government.
  • HJ107: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights if person has served full sentence.
  • HJ402: Commending the National Coalition of 100 Black Women Prince William County chapter.
  • HJ403: Commending Earnie Porta.
  • HJ5004: Celebrating the life of Elizabeth Goode Gary.
  • HB407: Prince William County Metrorail Improvement District; created.
  • HB1326: Concealed handgun permits; firearms safety courses.
  • HB2003: Income tax, state; recycled building rehabilitation tax credit.
  • HB2013: Early voting; any registered voter qualified to vote in election may vote in person.
  • HB2015: Paper ballot; voter entitled to cast when electronic system is available.
  • HB2016: Elections; extension of polling hours from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • HB2017: Mechanical and electronic voting devices; number required.
  • HB2172: Prince William County Metrorail Improvement District; created.
  • HJ904: Celebrating the Life of Robert K. Lehto.
  • HJ905: Celebrating the life of Emma Lorraine Musselman.
  • HJ906: Commending the Pi Lambda Lambda Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
  • HR223: Celebrating the life of Betty Jane Varner.
  • HB403: Governor's Development Opportunity Fund; criteria.
  • HB404: Handheld personal communication devices; prohibits use while driving.
  • HB405: Planning commissions; appointments.
  • HB406: Incentives, local; local government to provide regulatory flexibility to defense contractors.
  • HB407: Prince William County Metrorail Improvement District; created.
  • HB1226: Higher educational institutions; regulation of firearms.
  • HJ356: Celebrating the life of Kevin Timothy English.
  • HB1313: Prince William County Metro Rail Improvement District; created.
  • HB2238: Prince William County Metrorail Improvement District; created.
  • HB2239: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exempts certain computer equipment and enabling software.
  • HB2240: Governor's Development Opportunity Fund; criteria for awarding grants or loans from the Fund.
  • HB2241: Length of school term; minimum number of teaching days if closed due to bad weather.
  • HB2242: School divisions, local; annual notification of estimated average per pupil cost to put on website.
  • HB2243: School board policies; adopt policies which certain electronic records and signatures are accepted.
  • HB2244: Personal Property Tax Relief Act; transmission of certain information by DMV.
  • HB2245: License plates, special; issuance to those bearing legend: IN REMEMBRANCE, APRIL 16, 2007.
  • HB2246: Tuition, in-state; certain civilian employees of Department of Defense employees shall pay.
  • HB2247: Repair of potholes on private property; localities to require on certain parking areas and roads.
  • HB2248: Public transportation service; obstructing operation of transit vehicle is Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • HB2388: Nursing homes & assisted living facilities; required to provide info. about family councils, etc.
  • HB298: Removal of motor vehicles; adds Prince William Co. to localities that may remove or immobilize.
  • HB299: Uniform Statewide Building Code; increases civil penalty.
  • HB1238: Higher educational institutions; crisis and emergency management.
  • HB1239: Tuition, in-state; certain Department of Defense employees as result of Base Realignment & Closure.
  • HB1271: Firearms; governing body of an educational institution has power to establish rules therefor.
  • HB1313: Prince William County Metro Rail Improvement District; created.
  • HJ392: Commending Mt. Zion Baptist Church.